"WMAR-TV, channel 2, is the ABC affiliate television station in Baltimore, Maryland, owned by the broadcasting division of the E.W. Scripps Company. WMAR-TV's studios and offices are located on York Road in the unincorporated community of Towson (though with a Baltimore mailing address), north of the Baltimore City border, and its transmitter is on Television Hill in the Woodberry neighborhood of Baltimore City."
WMAR-TV first began broadcasting on October 27, 1947. It was the eleventh television station in the United States and the first in Maryland. It joined CBS in 1948 as the network's second affiliate. In 1981, it moved to NBC.